Announcements for Sunday, January 23, 2022

Happy New Year! Praying that this year for you is one of divine opportunity.

God bless our newly installed Church Officers for 2022.

News, articles, announcements, or pictures with captions for the February issue of the church’s newsletter, The Epistle, are due tomorrow, January 24. You may email your submissions to The Epistle editor, Sister Karen Williamson at, or

Tuesday Night Bible Study resumes on January 25 at 7 p.m. on our YouTube channel.

You and Your Computer
The DC Department of Aging and Community Living (DACL), in conjunction with the Senior Ministry, is sponsoring a small-group technology workshop offering tips for using your computer more effectively. Mr. Adrian Sutton of the DC Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) will conduct the workshop. This workshop will teach you how to become a “millennial” with your smart devices. It will cover operating systems, how to download apps, what is the cloud, and how to protect yourself on the internet. You Will Need a Smartphone, paper, and pen.

Date:  Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Time:  12:00 Noon to 1:30 PM
Place:  In the comfort of your home via Zoom

To register for the “You and Your Computer” workshop, click the link below:

In addition, we will have a special guest, Ms. Vanella Crawford, the reigning Ms. Senior DC 2021!

Thank you, Rev. Harris for “praying through” Prayer Meeting on January 13, 2022. Preaching at Prayer Meeting this Thursday, January 27, will be Rev. Reginald Townsend. Join us at 6:30 by conference call.

The Young Adult Ministry and Building Fund Committee Self-Care Conversation Part 3 has been postponed. Please keep watch for a rescheduled date.

The final session of the Women’s Ministry Fall/Winter Friday Night Selah series entitled “God is Trying to Tell You Something” will be Friday, February 11, 2022. Study time is 7 p.m. on Zoom.

Zoom Link:
or Call:
301 715 8592 US
Meeting ID: 816 5970 7991

Save the Date – Helping Hand Club Sunday is February 13.

Celebrating Pastor’s Fifth Anniversary – Sunday, February 20, 2022.

Jubilee Sunday – February 27

Seeking Vendors for the Jubilee Sunday Marketplace
Jubilee Sunday is a time when we praise God as we trace our journey from Africa to the present day. One of the features of Jubilee Sunday is the Marketplace. We are seeking vendors. If interested in being a marketplace vendor this year, please email the Building Fund Committee at

Greetings Church Family, Sending a big “thank you” and appreciation to all who volunteered and mailed Christmas cards to the incarcerated this holiday season. Hope is a fragile thing but, your cards continue to uplift the spirits of so many. Your service is a wonderful blessing. Embracing His Passion, Sister Angela Griffin.

Virtual Office Hours for Pastor
Pastor Roberts will begin having virtual office hours via Zoom and by conference call. To start, the days will be Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Contact Sister Robin Smith in the church office, 202-829-2773, for additional details.

Dear Church Family, Virtual-Only Worship Services will continue.
In-Person worship is suspended until further notice.
Please visit the church website for more information.